planning and programming of agricultural research.

by Daniel Isaac Arnon

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Planning and programming of agricultural research. Rome: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations ; [New York: sold by UNIPUB] (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, International government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: I.

Effective planning of programs and resources has become an even more important issue as funding for agricultural research becomes more scarce. In recent years progress has been made in understanding the institutional processes involved in planning as well as sharpening the planning tools developed to improve such unique book summarizes the main approaches and.

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Downloadable! This paper discusses the use of sub-optimal programming techniques in farm management. The scope for employing such techniques to derive farm plans which more closely conform to farmers' real objectives and preferences is reviewed. A method using conventional linear programming in this way is illustrated by means of some planning results for a group of farms in northern N.S.W.The Agricultural Research Council Leadership The Agricultural Research Council is led at the top by a Board of 17 capable and competent members who oversee governance and performance of the organisation.

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